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Noorderdiepte | Episode 26 | Harm Hindrik Meijer and the north


    Episode 26: Harm Hindrik Meijer and the north

    First aired: Wednesday, 18 March 2015 at 17.00 hours

    In case of the States Elections a portrait of Harm Hindrik Meijer, founder of the first political party Groningen, “de Groninger Bond”. The film focuses on his importance to the province of Groningen and the North.

    Was he ahead of his time? He stood in the gap for the common man, anti-dutch and wondered why the province of Groningen was sacked by the Shell / Nam and the Dutch government of its mineral resources.

    Director: Lejo Siepe

    About this program:

    Landscape, art and culture, with the window on the north.

    Every week we broadcast in Noorderdiepte, a collaboration with Foundation Beeldlijn and magazine Noorderbreedte, a documentary. Each documentary is introduced by a brief interview with a person.

    Beautiful films that are worth viewing. Films about musicians like Roelof Stalknecht and Jenne Meinema. Artists such as Jan Steen and Alfred Hafkenscheid and poet Rutger Kopland. Various artists that now can be viewed by a large audience.

    Noorderbreedte: http://www.noorderbreedte.nl
    Stichting Beeldlijn: https://www.stichtingbeeldlijn.nl